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Cruise Critic's Review 3.0 out of 5+ star rating
Amid the new cruise ship boom of the early 21st century, during which we've seen bowling alleys, duplex suites the size of houses, foliage-filled parks and surf simulators, the middle-aged Carnival ... read more
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Carnival Inspiration Cruise Reviews: 605

Cruise Region Date Member Rating
Disappointing vacation by 2cats2dogs

My husband and I have been on 3 cruises with carnival and have always recommended this cruise ... continue

Mexican Riviera 07/14 2.0 out of 5+
Not up to the usual Carnival standards-ANYWHERE!!! by pattimelt

This was a free cruise given to me by the casino. I actually was offered 2, and I only can take ... continue

Mexican Riviera 06/14 3.0 out of 5+
We love Carnival by Razz21

We made a last minute decision to go on the 4 Carnival cruise to Ensenada and Catalina. My ... continue

Mexican Riviera 06/14 5+ out of 5+
First Cruise! by Dcd1953

After reading a few blogs, our expectations for this cruise were very low. How pleasantly ... continue

Mexican Riviera 06/14 5+ out of 5+
4 Night Ensenada/Catalina by Sheebah

Thought we’d share our Inspiration 4 night experience. I’m 40, DH is 51 and we have ... continue

Mexican Riviera 06/14 4.0 out of 5+
It is what it is by MeJustMe

I have been on over 20 Cruises, 6 different Cruise lines, from 3 night to transatlantic, from ... continue

Mexican Riviera 06/14 5.0 out of 5+
Thoroughly Enjoyed by santi985

We cruised to Ensenada. Was originally worried about having small children on board a ship (our ... continue

Mexican Riviera 05/14 5+ out of 5+
Satisfied the Cruise Craving by PJOZ

We enjoyed the cruise. High points:

- Cabin. I upgraded to a suite (our first) which ... continue

Mexican Riviera 05/14 4.0 out of 5+
Exceeded Expectations by Rocklin Cruiser

My wife and I just got back from a Spring Break cruise on the Inspiration and after reading ... continue

Mexican Riviera 04/14 5.0 out of 5+
Overall nice & relaxing cruise by Ready2SailAway

This was our 10th sailing on Carnival –overall we had a nice & relaxing cruise, and ... continue

Mexican Riviera 04/14 4.0 out of 5+
Inspiration by scuddles

We actually had two cabins on this ship. U177 and U167. My daughter and her friend were in 167. ... continue

Mexican Riviera 04/14 4.0 out of 5+
Overall a Fun Ship by Onthewater2

We booked with Carnival knowing their reputation for catering to families with young kids and ... continue

Mexican Riviera 04/14 Not Rated
Carnival Short LA Cruises suprising fun value and bargain by Boltnik

I didn't expect a short cruise on Carnival to be able to compete with longer cruises on the more ... continue

Mexican Riviera 05/14 5+ out of 5+
Not my best Cruise, but not because of the cruise. by PDXJAS

A little back ground. Our family had a rough year. Moving, Job loss, Cancer. We needed a ... continue

Mexican Riviera 04/14 5+ out of 5+
Walmart of cruises by Book-it

Not to say that Walmart is bad, but you know what to expect when shopping there. I had not read ... continue

Blank 04/14 Not Rated
First Time Cruiser...expected more by fhixon

This was a first cruise for myself and my children. My husband had traveled on many cruises when ... continue

U.S.A. 04/14 3.0 out of 5+
Overall, a fun time! by txagcol1

Overall, I got what I paid for from the cruise line. I see people complain about this and that ... continue

Mexican Riviera 03/14 5.0 out of 5+
Not bad but not great either by kambray

I had really low expectations for this cruise, as I had read 50+ reviews and 95% were negative. ... continue

Mexican Riviera 03/14 4.0 out of 5+
Worse Cruise Ever by cruzinforlovin

We went on a 3 day weekend cruise for a little R&R with friends who have never cruised. This ... continue

Mexican Riviera 03/14 1.0 out of 5+
Inspiration needs just that. by PiscesPrincess

Just returned from a weekend cruise to Ensenada on the Inspiration. We had 3 generations of our ... continue

Mexican Riviera 02/14 3.0 out of 5+
Carnival Inspiration Baja CA 2/17/14 by Shmoo here

Recently returned from Carnival Inspiration 4 night Baja CA cruise. Here’s a little ... continue

Mexican Riviera 02/14 3.0 out of 5+
Amazing! by brad4him

After reading some reviews, I wasn't expecting much out of this cruise before we went. It ... continue

Mexican Riviera 02/14 5+ out of 5+
Somewhat inspirational by egogg

My fiancee and I just finished a 4 day cruise to Catalina Island and Ensenada on Carnival ... continue

Mexican Riviera 02/14 5.0 out of 5+
Perfect for a quick getaway by Shelbyscout

Two of my girlfriends and I decided to take a 3-night Baja cruise as a girls getaway, leaving ... continue

Mexican Riviera 01/14 5.0 out of 5+
Short Cruise on an Older Ship by ROCruiser

This was the shortest cruise out of the four that we sailed with Carnival. We had done Elation ... continue

Mexican Riviera 01/14 3.0 out of 5+
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